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Nursing - Entry to Nursing Practice

Arizona State University

24 months
Duration
26460 USD/year
24498 USD/year
12014 USD/year
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About

Build your career, gain BSN-level clinical experience and master advanced nursing leadership skills at the same time.  The Nursing - Entry to Nursing Practice MSc program from Arizona State University is a new opportunity to become an entry-level registered nurse while earning your Master of Science in Nursing.

Overview

More comprehensive than a postbaccalaureate nursing degree, this 64 credit, two-year program is designed for students who have a bachelor’s degree or above in a discipline other than nursing. Students are prepared at the graduate level to have advanced nursing knowledge of evidence-based practice, leadership, systems theory, to meet workforce demands. This graduate program is ideal for anyone looking to change their career to nursing while building on their own education.

Graduates are prepared with three main objectives:

  • Deliver comprehensive nursing care in partnership with individuals, families, groups and communities, and populations
  • Develop theoretical and practice-based nursing education across diverse care settings.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and skills needed to analyze, use and generate evidence for application to practice.

The Nursing - Entry to Nursing Practice MSc program from Arizona State University provides the opportunity to become an entry-level registered nurse at the graduate level. This degree is an entry pathway to the profession of nursing. Graduates of the program are prepared as nurse generalists, and are eligible for licensure as Registered Nurses upon completion of the NCLEX-RN examination and approval by a State Board of Nursing.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Evaluating Research for Practice
  • Advanced Human Pathophysiology Across the Lifespan
  • Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics Across Lifespan
  • Individual and Innovation Leadership in Health Care
  • Advanced Health Assessment, Pathophysiology and Pharmacotherapeutics for Health Promotion
  • Clinical Prevention and Population Health Practicum 
  • Nursing Theory: Nursing Fundamentals
  • Nursing Concepts for Psychiatric Mental Health

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

64 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must fulfill the requirements of both the Graduate College and the Edson College of Nursing and Health Innovation.
  • Applicants are eligible to apply to the program if they have earned a bachelor's or master's degree in any field from a regionally accredited institution. Applicants who hold a BSN degree are not eligible and should apply to one of the other graduate nursing programs in the Edson College of Nursing and Health Innovation.
  • Applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00 (scale is 4.00 = "A") in the last 60 hours of their first bachelor's degree program, or applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00 (scale is 4.00 = "A") in an applicable master's degree program.

Applicants are required to submit:

  • graduate admission application and application fee
  • official transcripts
  • three letters of recommendation
  • letter of intent or written statement
  • professional resume
  • proof of English proficiency

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    26460 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26460 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    24498 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24498 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    12014 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12014 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Phoenix

900 - 1450 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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